Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Geriatric nursing’s most trusted clinical journal for over 40 years

The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing clinically relevant original articles on the practice of gerontological nursing across the continuum of care in a variety of health care settings, for more than 40 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as::

• Sections including “Geropharmacology,” “Person-Centered Care,” “Public Policy,” and “Technology Innovations”
• Evidence-based practice guidelines published three times per year
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.016

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • March 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Anatomy of a Dilemma

Kathryn R Reeves, RN, MA, CHNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):3-4


Research Takes a Village: 2004 Doris Schwartz Award Lecture

Patricia G Archbold, DNSc, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):5-8

Public Policy

Assessing Pain as a FIFTH VITAL SIGN IN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES: Recommendations from the Field

Sheila L Molony, RN, PhD; Mia Kobayashi, RN, PHN, MS; Elizabeth A Holleran, BSN, RN; Mathy Mezey, RN, EDD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):16-24

PREVENTING FALLS in Acute Care: An Innovative Approach

Annie McCarter-Bayer, MS, RN, GNP, CS, BC; Fred Bayer, MBA, BA; Kathleen Hall, MS, RN, GNP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):25-33

A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR Managing Agitation of Residents in Long-Term Care Facilities: DESCRIPTION AND PRELIMINARY FINDINGS

Philippe Landreville, PhD; Louise Dicaire, BSc inf, MA; René Verreault, MD, PhD, CMFC; Louise Lévesque, MSc

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):34-42

Grandparents PARENTING Grandchildren: Assessing Health Status, Parental Stress, and Social Supports

Frieda R Butler, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Nazik Zakari, MSN, BSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):43-54


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(3):55-56

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